‘The Mask You Live In’ Takes Down Modern Masculinity [Video]

This doc looks at modern masculinity.

“Act like a man” and “grow some balls” are incredibly hurtful phrases. And they also reinforce the terrible standards of what it means to be masculine.

Those types of phrases and typical assumptions about what it means to be a “man” in modern America are examined in the documentary, “The Mask You Live In.” Watch the emotional trailer below. Thanks to Bitch for sharing.

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Abbie Stutzer

Writer, editor, and owner of Ginchy!, a freelance writing and editing company, and home funeral hub. Adores smart sex ed, sustainable ag, spooky history, women's health, feminism, horror, wine, and sci-fi.